About Kevin Light
In 2006 Light represented Canada along with fellow Victoria rower Malcolm Howard in the men's straight pair. The two combined to for a thrilling come from behind sprint moving from 6th into a bronze medal position with 500m to go at the 2006 World Rowing Championships at Eton, England.
In 2007 Light again won the gold medal at world championship in the eight in Munich, Germany. Light has been named as to the Canadian men's eight for the 2008 Olympic games to be held in Beijing, China.
Kevin has a sister named Heather Light who was born on June 23, 1981. She works at Thrifty Foods and swims for the special Olympics team in Victoria.
He won a gold medal at the 2008 Summer Olympics in the men's eights with Andrew Byrnes, Kyle Hamilton, Malcolm Howard, Adam Kreek, Ben Rutledge, Dominic Sieterle, Jake Wetzel and cox Brian Price.